Legislation

22nd March 2019

SI 2019/599

SI 2019/599. The Environment (Miscellaneous Amendments and Revocations) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Makes very minor amendment’s to: • The Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 • The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 • The Control of Mercury (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 • The Floods and Water (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 • The Pesticides (Maximum Residue Levels) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 • The Plant Protection Products (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.

22nd March 2019

SI 2019/644

SI 2019/644. The Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019. Comes into force 29th March. These regulations amend the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme Regulations 2012.  The amendments cover interpretations and changes the deadline for aircraft operators to surrender sufficient allowances to cover their annual reportable emissions for the 2018 scheme year.

22nd March 2019

SI 2019/620

SI 2019/620.  The Waste (Miscellaneous Amendments) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Comes into force on Brexit day. These Regulations make amendments to:

Control of Pollution Act 1989 Environmental Protection Act 1990 Waste and Emissions Trading Act 2003

They also amend EU Regulations and Decisions relating to waste batteries and accumulators, end of waste criteria, packaging waste, end-of-life vehicle destruction certification, landfill acceptance criteria, the management of waste from extractive industries, and calculation methods for verifying recycling target compliance.